From Homelessness to Breakthrough Musician, Joel Lees

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Homeless Busker

When 18 year old Joel got kicked out of his home for stealing from his mum, he had nothing, apart from ‘several mental issues I told no one about.’ For many years he lived on the streets of London busking, abusing alcohol and drugs. Through a rehabilitation program, he got back on track, converting his shelter room into a recording studio. Joel is now lined up for a record deal and on his way to becoming a professional musician. Here he tells us about this amazing journey.

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